Wedding Music Guide (Infographic)

Wedding Music Guide (Infographic)

Organising a wedding can often leave brides and grooms-to-be scratching their heads; you are effectively taking on the job of an event planner without any prior experience after all!

Getting to know the ropes can be a fun but occasionally frustrating task, and so to make your life easier, we've put together this handy little infographic to get you started with your wedding music planning.

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Introducing Shropshire Petals - Natural Petal Confetti

Introducing Shropshire Petals - Natural Petal Confetti

Image by David Golding Photography

A wedding wouldn't be complete without a confetti photo, and the perfect choice is natural petal confetti from Shropshire Petals. The throwing of confetti has been a long-standing tradition at weddings, that magical moment when your guests shower your with a fluttering of delicate natural petal confetti.

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Live Bands For Jewish Weddings, Bat & Bar Mitzvahs

Live Bands For Jewish Weddings, Bat & Bar Mitzvahs

Here at Bands For Hire we search extensively for the very best performers and artists in each of our categories, and our Klezmer band section is no exception. Here you can find bands to provide traditional dance compositions, in addition to more contemporary or popular music reworked into a similar style, for your Jewish Wedding, Bar Mitzvah or Bat Mitzvah.

Our acts strive to maintain the balance between honouring the traditional music associated with Jewish rites of passage and introducing newer elements into their sets, in order to appease attendees from all backgrounds.

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Hiring a Band Abroad

Hiring a Band Abroad

If you're looking to hire a band for an event in Europe or beyond there are a few things to consider. Depending on the location the costs will vary enormously and so it's a good idea to factor these in before making your enquiries.

Many of our bands regularly perform at weddings and corporate events in France, Belgium, Germany and further afield. If you're putting on an event in Northern France, Belgium or Holland, it's quite possible that a band will be happy to drive and so the additional costs will be much lower.

We often find that younger function bands in their twenties are often those who will offer the best deals as they're keen to travel and venture out of the UK, as opposed to musicians with families who may prefer to perform more locally.

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Recommended Wedding Bands for 2016

Recommended Wedding Bands for 2016

With the new year just around the corner you'll no doubt be starting to think about your upcoming event in 2016. Our busiest period here at Bands for Hire is January, which is why we thought it would be an excellent idea to put forward our recommendations for the best bands to hire in 2016!

This article has been carefully put together to help you find the perfect band for your event. Whether it be for a wedding reception, summer ball, festival or birthday party, we have the ultimate selection of bands to hire in 2016! To avoid disappointment we usually recommend that you start your search at least six months to a year in advance, especially if you're planning a summer wedding when demand for bands is extremely high on those peak Saturday nights. Fear not, our roster is continuously growing across the country and we’re confident you'll find your perfect band right here!

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